Apply to join our team!

Share your graduate experience, and apply to join our social media team. Applications for the 2017-2018 GradLife McGill team are now open. We are looking for bloggers, instagrammers, and vloggers. Why join GradLife? Develop your communication, team-building and leadership skills Empower and motivate fellow graduate students Learn about responsible social media contribution Become an active… Read More Apply to join our team!

What is the biggest difference between grad and undergrad?

Being a graduate student can be tough. A lot of your time is spent working solo in your lab, library, office. You have a lot less classes than in your undergrad so meeting other students can be tricky. Here at GradLife McGill we really try to create a sense of community and hopefully inspire you to get out of… Read More What is the biggest difference between grad and undergrad?

Calling all Bloggers, Video Bloggers and Instagrammers: Join the GradLife team!

                  Want to share your story? We are looking for grad students and post-doctoral fellows who are energetic, articulate and passionate about their studies and life outside of academia.  Apply to be a blogger, video blogger and/or Instagrammer for our GradLife McGill Team. Deadline: September 15 Follow @GradLifeMcGill on Facebook and Instagram

Calling all Bloggers, Video Bloggers and Instagrammers! Join the new GradLife team.

Want to share your story? We are looking for grad students and post-doctoral fellows who are energetic, articulate and passionate about their studies and life outside of academia.  Apply to be a blogger, video blogger and/or, Instagrammer for our new GradLife McGill social media platform. Deadline: June 15 – Apply here Follow @GradLifeMcGill on Facebook and Instagram

Tropical Tribulations, Final Episode: Small Fieldwork, Grand Finale.

*** I just wrote a lengthy, thought-out post, then accidentally clicked on a link, and when I came back I had lost it all. I have no energy to write it again. Thanks, WordPress, for saying you have an auto-save function that doesn’t actually work. Aaaaaaarg. At least it’s not my thesis. Hm. Below is… Read More Tropical Tribulations, Final Episode: Small Fieldwork, Grand Finale.

Tropical Tribulations, Episode 3: Time on Fieldwork Flies – but Brazil Flies Higher. [français]

Les dernières semaines n’ont, au niveau planétaire, pas exactement été joyeuses. Entre Gaza, la Syrie, l’Irak, le Soudan du Sud, et l’Ebola, on s’en retrouve à ne pas vouloir allumer les nouvelles. Mais, caché derrière les flash-infos sur avions perdus et terres débattues, il y aussi du bon! Des développements, souvent invisibles de par leur… Read More Tropical Tribulations, Episode 3: Time on Fieldwork Flies – but Brazil Flies Higher. [français]